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2) It is just as important (if not more) to motivate employees with an aspirational vision as it is to write them a nice paycheck.
3) Don't be afraid to tackle big, hairy problems that people think you're crazy for attempting. "The difficult we do immediately, the impossible takes a little longer".
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Joined Vator onAllen is the Founder of Pani, a smart-home company inspired by his experience building water wells in Nepal. With a background in IoT, Allen took lessons from a lifetime of water conservation to usher in the convergence of tech & water sustainability